Football Wikipedia: meet the men who keep it up to date

When your club is linked with a player you’ve never heard of, Wikipedia’s 350,000+ football pages are likely to contain all the information you need. But who updates those goal tallies? And more importantly, why? For FourFourTwo magazine, I met the men who keep football Wikipedia bang up to date.

Read the full story in the September 2016 issue of FourFourTwo and on the FourFourTwo website.


Published by Paul Brown

Writes about football, history, true adventure. The Guardian, Four Four Two, When Saturday Comes, The Blizzard, Longreads, Deadspin, etc. Latest book: The Ruhleben Football Association. Twitter: @paulbrownUK